A wicker headboard and chevron pattern rug add texture to the smooth, bright look of this bedroom. White roman shades blend with the clean white walls for a simple, uncluttered style. A natural wood craftsman style rocker faces the bed. The white bed linens are trimmed with a neutral border and topped with a decorative elephant throw pillow.
A sprinkling of metallics and sassy red accents perk up this sitting room's cool gray base. Shape plays an important role, too, in the room's overall look: the bars of the round coffee table, pillows with chevron stripes and globe pendant lights.
Designer Jil Sonia McDonald mixes funky patterns with unique pieces to create comfortable and eclectic dining spaces. In this one, a wide window seat offers banquette seating in a dining nook. Remove the breakfast table and its the perfect spot to sit and read. A mix of throw pillows, in orange, white and solid green, and a bold orange bench cushion animate the space, while built-in drawers offer extra storage below. An orange and white chevron throw adds the finishing touch.
A gray accent wall acts as a backdrop for the subway tile shaped headboard design. White bed linens are decorated with a chevron throw blanket and pillows with a finishing sheen. Low nightstands have matching table lamps framing the bed and black and white car art mounted on the wall. A sliding glass door reveals a view to the balcony and lets in bright, natural light.
Light gray walls create a cool tone background for the red accent pieces to pop in this sitting room. A large red sectional is pairs with a red window seat cushion. The large coffee table and ottoman is upholstered with a pattern repeated on throw pillows to tie in the design throughout the room. A frame American flag adds a patriotic touch while complimenting the color scheme.
Complete your small space by mixing patterns. In this bedroom, Ikat print curtains pair well with a tribal influenced mirror that hangs above the bed. Use throw pillows to your advantage, and add visual interest by mixing similarly colored pillows that have interesting patterns. The chevron pillows here are set off by a nostalgic, knitted throw in the middle. Unify the space by matching a muted blue wall color with quilted bed linens to add texture, but keep the pops of color from overpowering the room.
White-paneled walls and large windows create a bright, open living room in this converted barn, as seen on HGTV's Elbow Room. A pair of striped green chairs and chevron-patterned pillows add interest to the space.
A traditional white chaise lounge grouped with a stacked ball floor lamp and glass side table creates a cozy sitting area in this master bedroom. A blue chevron patterned pillow and bold orange throw breathe life and color into the otherwise neutral space.
A few simple furnishings, all with great character, pull together this small sitting room in HGTV Smart Home 2013. Graphic textiles, including chevron throw pillows, are softened by muted upholstery and deep beige walls. A metal lamp and wood console table are rustic accents to the transitional space.
To create a space that is both nursery and guest bedroom, a twin bed was brought in to accommodate the baby's mother or other guests at night. The gray and white striped bedspread complements the neutral color palette of this travel themed nursery, while the gold and silver mobile and wall decal match the gold chevron throw pillow that adorns the guest bed.
The split wall has lower white panelling surrounding this transitional sitting room. Three contemporary blue lanterns serve as tables in front of a traditional tan sofa. Blue pillows with stripe and chevron designs and a large blue painting continue the blue accents in the room.
A brown leather couch brings a bit of calm and luxury to a space dominated by texture and pattern. The vintage metal sign combines with a floral ottoman and assorted furry, zebra, eastern and chevron pattern throw pillows, to strike a whimsical contrast with the vibrant and textured blue wall.
This neutral living room is accentuated by pops of green and orange with the addition of throw pillows, artwork and a shag area rug. Amidst the retro color scheme, a skirted sofa, bamboo Roman shades and matted artwork ground the contemporary design.